Oct 072015
 

WTOP
New study shows wide range of prices for health care procedures
WTOP
Looking at health care for women, Castlight stats show the D.C. area is the nation's fifth-most expensive for a mammogram. Conversely, it's the least expensive in the index for a follow-up office visit with an OB/GYN. A lack of transparency is a big

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Oct 072015
 

Computerworld
Feds detail how healthcare industry should share medical info
Computerworld
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today published a 10-year roadmap on how healthcare facilities and patients should be able to share medical information. The report came from HHS's Office of the National Coordinator for Health …

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Oct 072015
 

Chicago Tribune
HealthCare.gov: Government health insurance website getting upgrades
Chicago Tribune
29 says HealthCare.gov's window-shopping feature is getting a major upgrade. Window shopping is a popular part of the website that allows consumers to browse for taxpayer-subsidized health insurance plans. A copy of the document from the Centers for …
Feds overhaul HealthCare.gov websiteSarasota Herald-Tribune
APNewsBreak: Gov't document lists consumer upgrades for HealthCare.gov as sign Minneapolis Star Tribune

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Oct 072015
 
UM-Flint partners with clinic for student health care
Bradenton Herald
Instead of continuing to foot the bill for a clinic on campus, University of Michigan-Flint officials have decided a partnership with a clinic just down the street is the best choice for student care. With the Genesys Downtown Flint Health Center in

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Oct 072015
 

Credit.com News
Obamacare mandated better mental health-care coverage. It hasn't happened.
Washington Post
The Affordable Care Act has boosted the number of Americans with health insurance coverage but has not resolved the disparate way in which many insurers treat the costs of mental and physical health care, according to an April report released by the …
October 1, 2015 The Honorable Orrin G. Hatch The Honorable Ron Wyden Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

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Oct 072015
 

TheBlaze.com
ICD-10: Death Certificate for Healthcare
TheBlaze.com
“Dr. Deane" Waldman MD MBA, author of award-winning “The Cancer in Healthcare,” is both a clinical physician (pediatric cardiologist) and systems theorist for sick patient Healthcare. He is Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics, Pathology, and Decision

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Oct 072015
 

MarketWatch
Opinion: There's no more easy money in health-care stocks
MarketWatch
Until it peaked in July, the Health Care Select XLV, +0.54% outpaced all its sector rivals, racking up gains of nearly 150% over the previous five years and 42% since November 2013, when this column called health care “the best stock sector for your

Oct 072015
 

Fox News
3 steps for reducing your health care costs
Fox News
Buying health care is a complex process with high stakes, but when's the last time you compared costs or looked at online reviews before going to the doctor? Whether you're in the market for major surgery, a new health insurance policy or simply a new …

Oct 072015
 

Forbes
Fidelity's Retiree Health Care Cost Estimate Rises To $245000 A Couple
Forbes
A couple retiring this year, both age 65, should expect to spend an estimated $245,000 on health care in retirement, according to Fidelity's 2015 Health Care Cost Estimate. That's present value, after-tax money you would need at age 65, sitting in an …
Retiree Healthcare Costs Are Up 11%, But For a Good ReasonTIME
Retiree Health-Care Costs Rise to a Cool Quarter MillionBloomberg
Good economic times? Not for health care costsSt. Cloud Times
Business Wire (press release)
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Oct 072015
 

Los Angeles Times
How the debate over healthcare is changing – just in time for the 2016 election
Los Angeles Times
“She is talking to people's wallets … at a time when healthcare prices are a huge concern,” said Frank Luntz, an influential Republican strategist who helped develop the GOP's highly successful campaign to tarnish Obamacare even before the law was …
Hillary Clinton's Health Care Proposals, Focused on Cost, Go Well Beyond Obama'sNew York Times

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